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Trump Says U.S., Japan Reach Initial Agreement on Tariffs

  • Sides also entering an executive agreement over digital trade
  • Trump doesn’t mention fate of threatened duties on Japan autos
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U.S. Says It's Reached Initial Trade Deal With Japan
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President Donald Trump said his administration will enter into an initial trade accord over tariffs with Japan in the coming weeks while Tokyo warned any final deal must include assurances that Washington won’t slap new duties on $50 billion of Japanese automobiles.